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Beyond The Image – A Critical Text Writi

BEYOND THE IMAGE A CRITICAL TEXT WRITING WORKSHOP   Artist statements and motivation notes (or letters) for various kinds of portfolio reviews and entries into artistic and curatorial projects are critical to the development of photographers who intend to push their careers further. These items act as a cap to the finished work of art […]

“Are You A Learner?” Part I

“Are You A Learner” is a well-known Lagos/Nigerian street slang that is suggestive of an impression on the sight – a performance, simulation or pretense.  It connotes an act of representation or misrepresentation in some sort. [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id=”5″] This indigenous slang brings to the fore the complicated and vast meaning of representation.  But it is […]

“Tonal Range” Black and White Photo Work

This course aims to explore the power and timeless nature that black and white photography offers. For most of the history of photography, black & white photography was a photographer’s choice for taking pictures. Even when colour became available, black and white photos were initially of better quality and less expensive to develop than their colour counterparts. As the […]